Hell's Foundations Quiver

Hell's Foundations Quiver

David Weber

Book 8.0 of Safehold

language: English

Words: 323878
Pages: 1390

Description:

Hell's Foundations Quiver: *the latest novel in David Weber's *New York Times*-bestselling Safehold series begun with *Off Armageddon Reef*, *By Schism Rent Asunder*, *By Heresies Distressed, A Mighty Fortress *and *Like a Mighty Army*. TURNING OF THE TIDE Centuries ago, the human race fought its first great war against an alien race-and lost. A tiny population of human beings fled to distant Safehold. Centuries later, their descendants have forgotten their history; for them, life has been an eternal Middle Ages, ruled by the Church of God Awaiting, whose secret purpose is to prevent the re-emergence of industrial civilization. But not all of Safehold's founders were on board with this plan. Those dissidents left behind their own secret legacies. One of those is Merlyn Athrawes, cybernetic avatar of one of Earth's long-dead defenders, now reawakened after a thousand years to restart human progress and reclaim our place in the...